• WordNet 3.6
    • n disbursal the act of spending or disbursing money
    • n disbursal amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
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In literature:

Disbursements for the same year, $1,430,192.83.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 2, 1917" by Various
These appear to be separate accounts from the general receipts and disbursements.
"A New Guide for Emigrants to the West" by J. M. Peck
When Richford followed you I had to borrow that tray and the rest of it and disburse another half sovereign.
"The Slave of Silence" by Fred M. White
If he was fond of money, some prank was invented to make him disburse more than he could spare.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The disbursing officer, S. Hein, receives $2,500.
"Americanism Contrasted with Foreignism, Romanism, and Bogus Democracy in the Light of Reason, History, and Scripture;" by William Gannaway Brownlow
On the whole some twenty or thirty guineas were thus disbursed.
"The King's Post" by R. C. Tombs
Two of the seven auditors now required for annual review of disbursements and receipts had to be members of the council.
"The Virginia Company Of London, 1606-1624" by Wesley Frank Craven
He was accountable to the Treasury at Washington for all money disbursed for Territorial expenses.
"Red Men and White" by Owen Wister
For this I disbursed a dollar.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 7" by Various
In Greece vast sums were cheerfully disbursed by Baron Schenk to work the elections and defeat Venizelos.
"England and Germany" by Emile Joseph Dillon
He would be glad to do what little work there might be in disbursing the sum.
"The Harbor of Doubt" by Frank Williams
While not strictly a beneficiary organization, it disburses several thousand dollars a year.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
In 1906, when the convention was held at Meriden, November 2, the disbursements were reported as $162.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Hence any public measure involving further disbursements met with angry opposition.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 88, February, 1865" by Various
Charles D. informed Aunt Nabby, that he had declined to disburse for Miss Lind, but that Bro.
"The Humors of Falconbridge" by Jonathan F. Kelley
Money disbursed by consuls on account of the illness or injury of seamen is generally recoverable from the owner.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 2" by Various
My losses have been rather more than I calculated, and I have unfortunately disbursed all my available cash.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 158, June 2, 1920" by Various
To-day, Gen. Winder's account for disbursement of "secret service" money was sent in.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
The patron often paid for the wine or disbursed for the whole dinner.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
Disbursements, receipts, sales, and a few donations are all entered on one page.
"Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind" by Frances Martin

In poetry:

"If Justice Philips' costive head
Some frigid Rhymes disburses;
They shall like Persian Tales be read,
And glad both Babes and Nurses.
"Sandys Ghost ; A Proper Ballad on the New Ovid's Metamorphosis" by Alexander Pope
In the twilight of my audacity
I saw you flee the world, the burnt highways
Of summer gave up their light: I
Followed you with the uncommon span
Of fear-supported and disbursed eyes.
"Ignis Fatuus" by Allen Tate
Although then others court you, if ye know
What's done on earth, we shall not fare the worse,
Who do not so;
Since we are ever ready to disburse,
If any one our Master's hand can show.
"To All Angels And Saints" by George Herbert

In news:

Perrysville Village Council decides to invest estate tax disbursement.
European Union financial officials agree to disburse $64 billion installment to cash-strapped country.
BRUSSELS Greece's euro partners have agreed to hand over the next disbursement of the country's bailout loans.
Banks and financial firms now control or influence federal financial aid disbursement to more than 9 million students.
Cynthia Ozick's dowdy literary surrogate plugging away at her boring job in the New York City Department of Receipts and Disbursements.
10,000 check written to school district, disbursement totals $14,567.
These will disburse monies from the federal drug asset forfeiture account into the districts crime prevention fund.
BRUSSELS Greece 's euro partners have agreed to hand over the next disbursement of the country's bailout loans.
Greece 's euro partners have agreed to hand over the next disbursement of the country's bailout loans.
OlyCAP can no longer absorb the costs of managing all the facets of the Home Fund — screening applicants, providing counseling and carefully disbursing the funds — without financial assistance.
MT VERNON — — The state is four months behind in its disbursements of income tax receipts, amounting to $452,019.
The Don MacBeth Memorial Jockey Fund that provided financial aid and assistance to injured jockeys and exercise riders will cease operations and disburse its funds by the end of this year.
Given federal and state regulations­, especially now, there are many policies and procedures related to applying for, awarding, and disbursing aid that can't be avoided.
Norman received more than $4.9 million in disbursements from the Oklahoma Tax Commission on Dec 10.
It allows an engineer to monitor how force is disbursed between two contacting or mating surfaces in real-time.